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Elizabeth Buckmaster, M.ED., MT-BC


“I love using the motivating, adaptable nature of music to help people reach their potential.  By meeting someone where they are in a musical way, the music therapist can set up an environment that is supportive and nurturing. This creates a safe place to learn and grow.”

Elizabeth has practiced Music Therapy for 21 years and serves FAR Clients in Birmingham and offsite locations, providing private music therapy and adapted piano.

She holds a Masters degree in Early Childhood Education from Oakland University and a Bachelor of Music Therapy degree from Eastern Michigan University.  Elizabeth is board certified.

Elizabeth is a member of the MICHIGAN MUSIC THERAPISTS, Great Lakes Region for music therapy, where she held various offices/positions, including newsletter editor, clinical training liaison and president.  She is also a member of the AMERICAN MUSIC THERAPY ASSOCIATION, where she served as Music Therapy Internship Supervisor.  Elizabeth has presented at several local, regional and national music therapy conferences as well as for other local conferences and workshops.